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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 20%

Previous phaseThird QuarterThursday, December 6, 2012 at 3:32 PM
Next phaseNew MoonThursday, December 13, 2012 at 8:42 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, December 9, 2012 at 12:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 02' South, Longitude: 66° 20' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.30 meters/second, 1574.3 km/hour, 978.2 miles/hour or 850.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 27.3"16.30 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 misouth16.30 mi
1 hour14° 27' 20.9"977.96 miwest0° 10' 36.7"12.16 misouth977.71 mi
24 hours13° 29' 26.5"912.68 mieast3° 54' 42.8"268.94 misouth944.42 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RiberaltaSun 8:36 AM117 km73 miles63 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Rio BrancoSun 8:36 AM279 km174 miles151 nmNorthwest NW
CobijaSun 8:36 AM289 km179 miles156 nmWest-northwest WNW
Porto VelhoSun 8:36 AM450 km280 miles243 nmNortheast NE
La PazSun 8:36 AM531 km330 miles287 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Machu Picchu PuebloSun 7:36 AM685 km425 miles370 nmWest W
San Ignacio de VelascoSun 8:36 AM752 km467 miles406 nmSoutheast SE
SucreSun 8:36 AM783 km486 miles423 nmSouth S
LimaSun 7:36 AM1166 km724 miles629 nmWest W
ManausSun 8:36 AM1207 km750 miles652 nmNortheast NE

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